Volmoed Accommodation Hermanus
Self-catering accommodation







We have a trails map for walks on Volmoed and you may see some of the 70 species of birds which have been observed, so bring your binoculars. Numerous species of fynbos can be seen on the hillsides around the property. Information available in the office or library.

There are 13 wine estates in our valley as well as 4 restaurants and a small farm stall. A discreet and eco friendly quad bike trail operates at the entrance to the valley.

Volmoed has 2 residents artists - Visit Volmoed Art to view some of their beautiful artworks.

Overseas guests may wish to take a guided tour with personal service.

We recommend:
Cape Diversity Tours (Willie and Margie Hare)
Hildegard Kidd

Any time of the year is a good time to visit Hermanus and the Hemel en Aarde Valley. Enjoy the peacefulness in winter or our beautiful beaches and pretty coastal town in summer.


  • Whale watching from the cliffpaths and waterfront restaurants (June to December)
  • Boat-based whale watching (June to November)
  • Great White Shark cage diving in Kleinbaai
  • Excellent Golf : Hermanus and Arabella Golf Courses
  • Loads of activities: kayaking at sea, tree top slides, horse riding on the beach, water river rafting in winter, scuba diving & snorkelling
  • Hiking and bird watching in Fernkloof and Harold Porter Nature Reserves
  • Superb beaches ideal for surfing and swimming
  • Cliff and beach walks with lovely sea vistas
  • Superb country markets offering delicious foods, wines and crafts for you to enjoy and purchase.
  • Beautiful arts and crafts as well as some specialised shops and museums
  • Art and Music Festivals
  • Boats trip to Dyer Island (seals, sharks, whales, birds & penguins) and sunset cruises

Visit Hermanus Tourism's website to find out more of what is happening in Hermanus during your visit.


    Tel: +27 (0) 28 312 1282 or +27 (0) 87 550 1874         Cell: +27 (0) 83 613 7465           E-mail: admin@volmoed.co.za